Fasudil hydrochloride is a cyclic nucleotide-dependent Rho-associated kinase inhibitor. The Rho-kinase (ROCK) mediates vasoconstriction and vascular remodeling.
Fasudil effectively inhibited ISO-induced heart failure, as evaluated by biometric, hemodynamic, and histological examinations. It has been demonstrated that fasudil decrease human embryonic stem cells (hESC) dissociation-induced apoptosis, increase hESC cloning efficiency and facilitate hESC subcloning after gene transfer.
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